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English definition of “throw sth out”

throw sth out

verb uk phrasal verb with throw   /θrəʊ/ us    /θroʊ/ (threw, thrown)

(GET RID OF)

B1 see throw sth away/out

(NOT ACCEPT)

If people in authority throw out a plan, idea, case, etc. they refuse to accept or use it: The case was thrown out by the courts due to lack of evidence.
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